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racial pro·fil·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. racial profilingnoun

    a form of racism consisting of the (alleged) policy of policemen who stop and search vehicles driven by persons belonging to particular racial groups

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  1. racial profiling

    Racial profiling refers to the discriminatory practice by law enforcement officials of targeting individuals for suspicion of crime based on an individual's race, ethnicity, religion, or national origin. It involves the use of personal characteristics or behavior patterns to make generalizations about a person's likelihood of engaging in criminal activity. It is a controversial tactic often associated with institutional racism and bias.

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  1. Racial profiling

    Racial profiling is the use of an individual’s race or ethnicity by law enforcement personnel as a key factor in deciding whether to engage in enforcement. The practice is controversial and is illegal in many jurisdictions.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of racial profiling in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of racial profiling in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of racial profiling in a Sentence

  1. Aaron Reichlin-Melnick:

    American Immigration Council also strongly increases the risk of unconstitutional racial profiling by calling on Texas DPS to pull over any vehicle that they have reasonable suspicion is transporting migrants, american Immigration Council could severely disrupt the Biden administration's effort to create a public and private partnership to ensure migrants released by government custody are not simply dropped off at the bus station with no idea where to go.

  2. Oregon State Police:

    As an agency that is committed to eliminating racial profiling and implicit bias in policing, these allegations are being meticulously reviewed and we are compiling as much information as possible, the agency understands the importance of vigorously investigating these allegations and is taking a serious look at the incident.

  3. Carl Starr:

    I didn’t feel I was free to go and I wanted to go about my business. And I felt it was a racial profiling stop.

  4. United States:

    The Whren decision has been heavily criticized because of the way it allows widespread racial profiling throughout this mechanism of pretextual traffic stops.

  5. Donald Trump:

    How about the person who knew what was going on said they didn't want to report them because they think it might be racial profiling, did you see that? we have become so politically correct that we don't know what the hell we're doing.


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